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New Beginnings Outreach Ministries
Wednesday September 26th, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm

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New Beginnings Outreach Ministries
Wednesday September 26th, 2018
12:00pm

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Linda Ray Oliver

Linda R. Oliver - Funeral services will be Wednesday at noon at the New Beginnings Outreach Ministries, 2007 S. Schenley Ave., for Mrs. Linda Ray Oliver, 67, who departed this life on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, at her residence.


Mrs. Oliver was born March 1, 1951, in Anderson, S.C., a daughter of Rev. W.T. Sr. and Lessie Robinson Oliver.
She was a graduate of South High School,  a public employee for over 20 years with Community Busing, and during her retirement years she worked with the Board of Elections.
Mrs. Oliver had many talents that she utilized to help others. She was most adored for her singing voice, open and direct personality and comforted many with her love of cooking.
She leaves to cherish her memory, siblings Rev. W.T. Oliver Jr., Harriet Blair, Diane (William) Artis, Valerie Watkins, Kim Demps, and Linda Diane Winfield, and host of other relatives and friends.


She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings Joseph N. Oliver, Jessie Mae Oliver and Geneva Oliver Tate.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. to noon on Wednesday at the church.

 


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Guestbook

A candle was lit in memory of Linda Oliver

Connie hilton Oct 16 2018 12:00 AM

I am so very sorry for your loss. Please find comfort in God's sure promise of a resurrection as set forth in the Bible. (Acts 24:15; John 5:28,29) Those who are raised to life will have the prospect of never again being subject to misery, sickness, or death. (Revelation 21:4) I hope that reflecting on these thoughts and your wonderful memories will give you some relief during this difficult time.

K Sep 26 2018 12:00 AM

"To the family of Miss Oliver I offer my condolence during your time of loss, the passing of a loved one is one of the most difficult realities we ever face. May God be your comfort and strength with hope from His Word. 1 Peter 5:6,7, John 5:28,29 and Revelation 21:4 have all helped during my times of loss, I pray they will benefit you all as well."

F. Ward Sep 25 2018 12:00 AM

Oak Missionary Baptist Church
320 Elk Street
Youngstown, Ohio 44505
(330) 747-1672

Rev. Sylvia L. Jennings, Pastor
Asst. Deacon Chairman Maurice Feagins

Trustee Chairman Melvin Riley

Condolence
Oliver Family

We, the Pastor, Officers and Congregation of Oak Missionary Baptist Church offer our deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences on the passing of Sister Linda Ray Oliver.

From the pain of the flesh, we must let go and humbly submit to our Creator and Sustainer who has seen fit to call our sister home. But in our spirit, we can shout Halleluiah for she has completed her assignment and is on her journey home.
For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building
of God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
2 Corinthians 5:1
Be confident, knowing; to be absent from the body (is) to be present with the Lord. 2 Corinthians 5:8a
We look forward to that Great Gettin' Up Morning when we shall see our beloved sister again.

There will be no more pain, suffering or crying. For the Word says, And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.
Revelation 21:4

Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Sincerely,

Rev. Sylvia L. Jennings

DONE BY THE ORDER OF OAK MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH

Oak Baptist Church Sep 24 2018 12:00 AM

On behalf of Genny F. Mason and the staff of F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., we extend our prayers and condolences to you at this time of bereavement.........

F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc. Sep 23 2018 12:00 AM